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ANTHRO-340: Cultures of Online Games and Virtual Worlds (3 units; U/G )

Anthropological understandings of online games and virtual worlds including: conceptual foundations, current topics, methodological issues, and first-hand experience.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 47608 - 06/22-07/18 Malaby, Thomas ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Audit never allowed.

ARTHIST-111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet (3 units; U ; HU)

History of film, television, and the Internet. Focus on economic and aesthetic features of these media and interrelationships among them. Models for critiquing each form.

Notes:
ArtHist 111, English 111, & FilmStd 111 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 47286 - 05/26-06/20 Blasini, Gilberto ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 202 46856 - 07/20-08/15 Martin, Andrew ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

COMMUN-313: Human Communication and Technology (3 units; U )

Examination of the actual and potential role of technology in facilitating satisfying communication relationships.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 47057 - 05/26-07/04 Ruppel, Erin ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

COMPLIT-135: Experiencing Literature in the 21st Century: (3 units; U ; HU)

Critical study of literary forms (e.g. romance, comedy, short story) and their connections with other arts and media, such as cinema, TV, and music.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The International Graphic Novel
HU   3 LEC 201 47674 - 06/22-08/15 Momcilovic, Dragoslav ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ENGLISH-111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet (3 units; U ; HU)

History of film, television, and the internet. Focus on economic and aesthetic features of these media and interrelationships among them. Models for critiquing each form.

Notes:
ArtHist 111, English 111, & FilmStd 111 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 46797 - 05/26-06/20 Blasini, Gilberto ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 202 47418 - 07/20-08/15 Martin, Andrew ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ENGLISH-290: Introduction to Film Studies (3 units; U ; HU)

Analysis of formal, thematic, and generic components of narrative, documentary, and avant garde filmmaking.

Notes:
English 290 & FilmStd 290 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 47381 - 06/22-07/18 Oren, Tasha ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ENGLISH-329: Film and Literature (3 units; U/G )

Capabilities and limitations of narrative film and literature, emphasizing the distinctiveness of each artistic mode.

Notes:
English 329 & FilmStd 329 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st, English 290(P), satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 49275 - 06/22-07/18 Schneider, Benjamin ONLINE WEB PDF
Focus on: Contemporary Young Adult (YA) Adaption
Undergrad credit only this semester.
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FILM-380: Media Arts Module: (3 units; U ; FEE)

Post-portfolio course introducing specialized production skills in film, video, audio or new genres.

Notes:
May be retaken with change in topic to max of 12 cr. Prereq: admis to upper level course per portfolio review or cons instr. In case of over-enrollment, admission based on gpa in major.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Metacinema
  (FEE) 3 LEC 271 50073 - 06/22-08/01 Balcom, Benjamin ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.
Editing Theory and Practice
  (FEE) 3 LEC 512 49966 3:00 PM-6:20 PM MW 06/08-07/18 Cakaroz, Emir ROOM TBA  
Meets with Film 203.
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.
Works In Progress
  (FEE) 3 LEC 515 37039 3:00 PM-6:20 PM MW 05/26-07/04 Coyle, Lilly KSE 408  
Meets with Film 420/515.
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.

FILMSTD-111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet (3 units; U ; HU)

History of film, television, and the internet. Focus on economic and aesthetic features of these media and interrelationships among them. Models for critiquing each form.

Notes:
ArtHist 111, English 111, & FilmStd 111 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 47433 - 05/26-06/20 Blasini, Gilberto ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 202 47675 - 07/20-08/15 Martin, Andrew ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FILMSTD-312: Topics in Film Studies: (3 units; U )

Study of stylistic, generic, historical, or theoretical issues in film studies.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 312 & FilmStd 312 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; English 290(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Cinema and Digital Culture
    3 LEC 201 47435 - 07/20-08/15 Williams, Tami ONLINE WEB Word
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FILMSTD-329: Film and Literature (3 units; U/G )

Capabilities and limitations of narrative film and literature, emphasizing the distinctiveness of each artistic mode.

Notes:
English 329 & FilmStd 329 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st, English 290(P), satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 49276 - 06/22-07/18 Schneider, Benjamin ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GEOG-215: Introduction to Geographic Information Science (3 units; U )

Geographic objects, their representation and analysis. Topics include special nature of spatial data; concepts of space, mapping, spatial relationships; and use of geographic information systems. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 50377 - 07/20-08/15 Xu, Zengwang ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

GLOBAL-202: Introduction to Global Studies III: Globalization and Technology (3 units; U ; SS)

Globalization and information technology: history of and current trends in global transfer of technology; contemporary issues in information technology; media convergences and divisions.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 201 44410 - 05/26-06/20 Martin, Andrew ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Audit never allowed.

INFOST-110: Introduction to Information Science and Technology (3 units; U )

Introduces basic issues in information science, including the nature of information, information policy, knowledge organization, information services, and the relationships between information technologies and society.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt 110X. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 42425 - 05/26-07/04 Khatib, Brittany ONLINE WEB  
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. Special course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Open to all students, however, preference is given to BSIST students including College Connection Program and/or those residing outside the metro Milwaukee area.
Consent required to audit.

INFOST-340: Introduction to Systems Analysis (3 units; U )

Theories, principles, and tools for planning, organizing, assessing, and evaluating information. Emphasizes the importance of user's perspective. Covers the various stages of systems analysis and outlines the appropriate methods for each stage.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of InfoSt 340X. Prereq: InfoSt(L&I Sci) 240(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 42423 - 05/18-07/11 Ponelis, Shana ONLINE WEB PDF
This section restricted to Undergraduate students. Special course fee of $1176.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this lecture. Fee Applies to ALL students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course delivered completely online; internet/computer access required. Open to all students, however, preference is given to BSIST students including College Connection Program and/or those residing outside the metro Milwaukee area.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-113: Internet Culture (3 units; U ; HU)

Social, cultural, and historical dimensions of the Internet.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 44416 - 05/26-06/20 Tasman, Marc ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

JAMS-232: Photojournalism (3 units; U ; FEE)

The history of photography and the practice of photojournalism, including aesthetic, conceptual, and technical developments. Digital production and distribution.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 47428 - 05/26-06/20 Newman, Michael ONLINE WEB PDF
A special fee of $25 is charged for this class.
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

JAMS-361: Media Ethics (3 units; U ; HU)

Practical application of ethical principles to controversies in print and broadcast journalism, advertising, public relations, and new technologies of mass communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 44415 - 07/20-08/15 Allen, David ONLINE WEB Word
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

JAMS-559: Law of Mass Communication (3 units; U/G )

Freedom of expression and legal issues in journalism, public relations, advertising, and other forms of mass communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 47427 - 07/20-08/15 Pritchard, David ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.